A 50 year old man identified as Ekanem has been arrested for allegedly defiling a 15 months old baby in Bayelsa.
We gathered that the incident happened in the swali area of the state.
The 50 year old man was arrested by the security men known with a codename, Operation Doo Akpo.
The suspect who is an indigene of Akwa Ibom State was said to be lover of the defiled victim mother known as Blessing Joshua who is also caught in the act.
However Blessing has denied that she knew anything about the act claiming that she was shocked when she found out that her man lover has defiled her little baby.
Furthermore she said when she heard the scream of her child she ran to where the noise was com,ing from lo and behind Ekenam was defiling her daughter.
He claimed it was the work of the devil and I told him that this would be the last time the devil would use him. I invited the police..She added.
However the Chairperson of FIDA in Bayelsa State, Dise Ogbise Erhisere, has reacted to the incident describing the act as “wicked and babaric which can disturb the healthy development of the child.”